• Definition for "cibotium"
    • A genus of mainly arborescent cyatheaceous ferns, allied…
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cibotium definition

  • noun:
    • A genus of mainly arborescent cyatheaceous ferns, allied to Dicksonia, but distinguished officially from that genus with the exterior valve for the bivalvate indusium larger, more extremely changed, decidedly coriaceous and cucullate.
    • in some classification methods put into household Cyatheaceae: decorative tree ferns with coarse gracefully drooping fronds
    • A genus of primarily arborescent cyatheaceous ferns, allied to Dicksonia, but distinguished technically from that genus with the exterior valve associated with the bivalvate indusium bigger, much more very modified, distinctly coriaceous and cucullate.
    • in certain category methods put in household Cyatheaceae: decorative tree ferns with coarse gracefully drooping fronds
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